WATCH: The new trailer for JK Rowling's 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' has arrived

The Harry Potter spin off is set to hit screens in November this year

The latest trailer for the Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has been dropped ahead of the film's release later this year. 

The new movie, which takes place in the 1920s in New York City in an era before the Harry Potter saga, features Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, a character who has been expelled from Hogwarts for "endangering human life".

Colin Farrell also features as Percival Graves, who is tasked with finding Scamander (Redmayne) in the movie, which is set to hit cinemas in November of this year.